Credit Transfer Guidelines

General conditions of credit transfer:

In the endeavour to provide the best schooling options to the student, the American High School Diploma Program shall recognize the credit hours/academic hours and credits/marks/grades earned by the student in her/his previous school and qualification subject to the condition that the student has completed the previous credits from a school that is recognized by Central/State Board of India or any other Board whose Act of formation has been passed in the Central Govt. Parliament or State Govt. Legislative Assembly or a school recognized/accredited by NWAC or any other international qualification which is valid/recognized by the Central/State Govts. in the country of origin/the country where the previous school may be located or any other recognized Board in the world.

Additionally, a student is allowed to transfer her/his credits for a maximum of 3 academic subjects/courses and shall have to complete the academic requirements in the remaining subjects for the current grade to which she/he is willing to enrol in, and such course academic requirements shall be completed in a school recognized by NWAC and following American High School Diploma Program curriculum.

Specific conditions of credit transfer:

  1. A student’s credits may be accepted for direct admission to any grade if she/he has completed the previous grade with all its academic requirements and successfully qualified the yearend/annual examination of the previous grade from a school that is recognized by Central/State Board of India or any other Board whose Act of formation has been passed in the Central Govt. Parliament or State Govt. Legislative Assembly or a school recognized/accredited by NWAC or any other international qualification which is valid/recognized by the Central/State Govts. in the country of origin/the country where the previous school may be located or any other recognized Board in the world And She/he has completed all the academic course/credit requirements such that the number of academic hours prescribed by the respective Board in the previous school/invested by the student in the successful completion of the course requirements in the previous grade are such that they are in the range of 20% (More or less) of the prescribed credit hour requirements of the specific grade in American High School Diploma Program curriculum and in such case, the course grades/marks/credits shall be transferred to the current academic record/transcript of the student (and considered as equivalent to the successful completion of course requirements in the previous grade of an NWAC accredited school following American High School Diploma Program curriculum)
  2. A student’s credits may be accepted and considered eligible for direct qualification for American High School Diploma Program year-end external examination (wherever applicable) to any grade if she/he has completed the previous grade with all its academic requirements and successfully qualified the yearend/annual examination of the previous grade from a school that is recognized by Central/State Board of India or any other Board whose Act of formation has been passed in the Central Govt. Parliament or State Govt. Legislative Assembly or a school recognized/accredited by NWAC or any other international qualification which is valid/recognized by the Central/State Govts. in the country of origin/the country where the previous school may be located or any other recognized Board in the world and she/he has completed all the academic course/credit requirements of the current grade for which she/he is seeking eligibility for Year End Examinations, such that the number of academic hours prescribed by the respective Board in the previous school/invested by the student in the successful completion of the course requirements in the current grade are such that they are in the range of 20% (more or less) of the prescribed credit hour requirements of the specific grade in American High School Diploma Program curriculum and in such case, the course grades/marks/credits shall be transferred to the current academic record/transcript of the student (and considered as equivalent to the successful completion of course requirements of the current grade of an NWAC accredited school following American High School Diploma Program curriculum)
  3. A student’s credits may be accepted and considered eligible for direct qualification for American High School Diploma Program year-end external examination (wherever applicable) to any grade if she/he has completed the previous grade with all its academic requirements and successfully qualified the yearend/annual examination of the previous grade from a school that is recognized by Central/State Board of India or any other Board whose Act of formation has been passed in the Central Govt. Parliament or State Govt. Legislative Assembly or a school recognized/accredited by NWAC or any other international qualification which is valid/recognized by the Central/State Govts. in the country of origin/the country where the previous school may be located or any other recognized Board in the world and she/he has not completed all the academic course/credit requirements of the current grade to which she/he is seeking eligibility for Year End Examinations, but is ready to complete the prescribed credit hour requirements of American High School Diploma Program curriculum in the remaining academic and non-academic days together of the current/ongoing academic session of American High School Diploma Program , such that the number of academic hours prescribed by the respective Board in the previous school/invested by the student in the successful completion of the course requirements in the current grade are such that they are in the range of 20% (more or less) of the prescribed credit hour requirements of the specific grade in American High School Diploma Program curriculum and in such case, the course grades/marks/credits shall be transferred to the current academic record/transcript of the student (and considered as equivalent to the successful completion of course requirements of the current grade of an NWAC accredited school following American High School Diploma Program curriculum).

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Essential Regulations for Affiliated schools

  1. It is mandatory upon a school affiliated to the NWAC to follow the Examination Byelaws of the NWAC in to
  2. no affiliated school shall Endeavour to present the candidates who are not on its roll nor will it present the candidates of its unaffiliated branch/schools to any of the NWAC's Examinations
  3. If the NWAC has reasons to believe that an affiliated school is not following the sub-section (a) and (b) of this section, the NWAC will resort to penalties as deemed fit.